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CIP 2020

Detail for CIP Code 51.0802

Title: Clinical/Medical Laboratory Assistant.

Definition: A program that prepares individuals, under the supervision of physicians or laboratory scientists or technologists, to perform waived testing procedures (Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments of 1988), phlebotomy, and other duties in support of laboratory teams. Includes instruction in clinical procedures, various laboratory tests, laboratory mathematics, computer technology, equipment operation and maintenance, sterilization and safety, communications skills, and interpersonal skills. See also: 51.1004) Clinical/Medical Laboratory Technician.

Action: No Substantive Changes

CIP Title or Definition Changed
CIP 2010 CIP 2020
Code Title Action Code Title
51.0802 Clinical/Medical Laboratory Assistant. No substantive changes 51.0802 Clinical/Medical Laboratory Assistant.
Illustrative Examples
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